Stone Mouse Cottage

Mr and Mrs Wood
Harrop Fold Farm
walking along the river ribble
close to nature at stone mouse cottage
look out for the sheep
sawley abbey
shire horses at the hodder valley show
stocks reservoir

More Attractions

Whatever your interest here are a couple of ideas to get you started!


Stone Mouse Cottage is in an ideal location for exploring the countryside by foot. From relaxing walks to strenuous hikes, the Forest of Bowland has it all. For an extensive list of routes visit


The country lanes provide endless cycling, but if the tarmac runs out there many other routes to choose from including the popular trails at Gisburn Forest.

For other ways of exploring the area off the beaten track why not try off road driving with The Land Rover Experience. But if your not so much of an adrenalin junkie how about a stream train journey. Take in the dramatic scenery in the comfort of a carridge on a journey from Settle to Carlise or Embsay to Bolton Abbey. Or travel the waterways with canal boat hire at

Fishing and Wildlife

Wildlife is in abundance and you can't get much closer to it here! But if you do want to get closer to nature how about visiting some of these places.

Fly fishing at Stocks Reservoir
Settle Falconry
Wild Boar Park
Thornton Hall Country Park
Brockholes Visitor Centre

Other places of interest

Sawley Abbey
Skipton Castle
Browsholme Hall
Towneley Hall

Shows and Events

During the summer months weekend shows make great days out. Look out for dates of The Great Yorkshire, The Hodder Valley, Garstang, Trawden and many more...

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